Is it possible to raise a family in a city as big, urban and busy as London? Of course it is! London may be a sprawling metropolis but not every inch is covered with offices, shops and railway tracks.
Actually, an estimated 47% of the capital is physically green, with 8.3 million trees and over 3,000 parks. Couple that with brilliant museums, leisure centres, theatres and family-orientated events, and you could argue that London is the perfect place to nurture, stimulate and educate young minds.
Kentish Town is a wonderful place to start a family or continue to raise young children. Set just four miles north of Central London, there's a village-esque vibe, spacious properties for sale and to rent, and a number of schools that are rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted.
London Residential is often asked about the family-friendly qualities of Kentish Town. Therefore, we've compiled a blog answering the most commonly asked questions by home movers looking to settle with family in mind. Read our blog - Kentish Town and Kids - it makes for compelling reading!
Kentish Town boasts several schools all with ‘outstanding’ Ofsted ratings, as well as two bilingual French schools. Property for sale in Kentish Town located in the catchments of Eleanor Palmer, Torriano and Yerbury primary schools, which are always in demand. The local comprehensive schools, Camden Schools for Girls and Parliament Hill, have also received an ‘outstanding’ rating from Ofsted.